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Register Now for Editors Canada 2017 Certification Tests


Click here to register for the 2017 certification tests

The Gold Standard of Editing

Being certified by Editors Canada is the recognition of an editor's high level of professional knowledge and skill. In today's competitive job market, certification demonstrates your expertise—and gives you a marketing advantage.

Registration is now open for the 2017 certification tests in copy editing and stylistic editing.

By passing the 2017 certification tests, you will be recognized as a Certified Copy Editor or Certified Stylistic Editor.

If you're pursuing the full certification of Certified Professional Editor (CPE), this may be the year to complete your CPE designation.

Registration closes on Friday, October 20, 2017.

Computer Testing

This year's Editors Canada professional certification exams will be offered on PC computers.

Please note that we are not offering the exams on Mac computers.

Test Date

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Copy Editing (10 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
Stylistic Editing (2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.)
The proofreading test and the structural editing test will be offered again in 2018.

Test Locations

The following test locations are planned, based on demand: Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Halifax.

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